Nov 14, 2012 10:00pm PST
, the president defended un ambassador susan rice. senators john mccain and lindsey graham say they will block her elevation to secretary of state because of comments she made days after the attack on the consulate in libya. >> for them to go after the un ambassador who had nothing to do with benghazi and besmirch her reputation is outrageous. >> reporter: arizona senator john mccain took exception >> i doubt that the families of these brave americans who were murdered would believe that we are "picking on" anyone. >> reporter: the president also addressed the fiscal cliff. one way to avoid it is to extend tax -- not to extend tax cuts to the wealthiest americans. >> they'll still be wealthy. >> reporter: while john boehner agreed ballparks ises in, he said -- bipartisan cooperation is necessary, he said the president's plan is wrong >> we are not going to hurt our economy. >>> that cia sex scandal highlights the insecurities of e-mail. but there are more ways than ever to hide sensitive documents and erase your footsteps. len ramirez shows us how. >> this tape will self-destruct in
Nov 21, 2012 10:00pm PST
aftermath of the benghazi attack spoke directly to her critics. for weeks, un ambassador susan rice has been attacked by john mccain for participating in what he describes as a cover-up. >> the president and this administration has either been guilty of colossal incompetence or engaged in a cover-up. >> mccain says rice made misleading comments in the days immediately following the benghazi attack. rice is being considered for secretary of state, and some republican senators have vowed to block that nomination. today she spoke publicly about the controversy. >> when discussing the attacks against our facilities in benghazi, i relied solely and squarely on the information provided to me by the intelligence community. i made clear that the information was preliminary and that our investigations would give us the definitive answers. everyone, particularly the intelligence community, has worked in good faith to provide the best assessment based on the information available. let me end by saying i knew chris stevens. i worked closely with him and had the privilege of doing so as we tried
Nov 4, 2012 8:30am PST
right now. the contract dispute over benefits for un workers at raleys stores. . >>> thousands of workers on strike right now. the contract dispute over benefits for union works at raily's grocery stores. >> and cleaning up after super storm sandy's aftermath where people now, will they have power? we'll have a live report from statten island. >> the beginning of november. we got 80 degrees roading -- readings by this afternoon. warmer still for the start of the workweek. a look at the seven-day forecast coming up. >> it's 8:30 on sunday, november 4th. we fell back an hour overnight. >> i was up nervous half of the night wondering if it was back, ford -- forward, back, forward. never can quite feel comfortable. we have a great show ahead this morning, we're going to talk at about proposition 32, one of the most vocal debates going into tuesday's election. the question about political money in california. >> and that is one of the most confusing. we have that and we're going to start with developing news now in northern california. you go to the dreseer -- grocery store and may fin
Nov 15, 2012 10:00pm PST
conflict. the un security council is urging maximum restraint from both sides. the white house is backing israel. >>> the angry conflicts spilled in the streets of san francisco. a small contingent came out in support of israel. a larger pro palestinian group came pout. >> they need to stop. military attack on gaza strip. the message for the american people. they need to take a stand. >> the protesters also called on president obama to end u.s. aide to israel. >> members of congress saw the attack on the u.s. consolate in benghazi firsthand. that was recorded on security cameras. cbs news reporter david martin's sources told him what they show. >> reporter: the first video of the attack was captured by cell phones. it took about 10 more days for the fbi to get its hands on video taken by security cameras. that class fewed video shown to the house and senate intelligence committees answers sop of the questions surrounding the attack. a u.s. intelligence official shows it has no sign of how it -- the attack was not well planned. the attackers did not know the layout of the compound.